The June edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter is now available! Below are descriptions of two articles you can find in the edition:
We’ve reported at length about the predicted skyrocketing number of seniors who will be living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder. Yet a new study shows that the percentage of seniors with dementia may actually be trending downward. To learn what might be behind this development, read "Is Dementia Incidence Declining?"
Did you know that age is the No. 1 risk factor for lower back pain? A majority of seniors will experience short-term or chronic lumbar backache, and this is one of those ailments for which prevention is as important as treatment. Learn more by reading Oh, My Aching Back - Or is it my Hip?”